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18
Nov

15 Championships to One Supreme Winner

On Sunday, November 17, 2019, 15 showmen from different states and breed associations were selected to represent their respective breeds in Annual NAILE Junior Supreme Champion Heifer Drive. The prestige of this event gathered many into Freedom Hall as they anxiously waited for the champion to be selected. Exhibitors, breeders, fitters, family and friends made […]

18
Nov

Honoring a Legend. Naming a Champion.

“You gotta place what they bring, and you hope they’re good ones and it was really good,” said Dave Duello, Wyoming, judge of the 2019 NAILE Junior Market Steer Show. Duello has judged several major shows over his career, but still feels impacted by the prestige of this livestock show. The crowd anticipates the selection […]

12
Nov

5 Tips to Have the Best NAILE Experience

The North American International Livestock Exposition is celebrating its 46th year as the World’s Largest Purebred Livestock Show. Equine, cattle, swine, goats, sheep and multiple other species are shown by exhibitors that come from across the nation to compete for a championship title they can bring back to their hometown. Before making your way to […]

11
Nov

Goats Over Bows

Avaree Walker of Brooksville, Kentucky is always with her Lamancha goats. At just two-years-old, she is being mentored by 15 year-old Faith Hitch-learning the ins and outs of showing and raising her favorite animal. Having been to over ten livestock shows since she was just a few months old, Avaree will not be seen playing […]

18
Sep

New Partnerships Manager Announced at Kentucky Venues

A familiar face is returning to Kentucky Venues in a new role. Jeff Zinner was recently announced as the new Partnerships Manager at the Kentucky Exposition Center. Jeff’s first experience at the Kentucky Exposition Center dates back to childhood, when he began showing lambs at the Kentucky State Fair. He fell in love with agriculture […]

17
Sep

A New Beginning for a Familiar Face

Robert Bell has joined Kentucky Venues as the Director of Expositions at the Kentucky Exposition Center. As part of his role overseeing the Office of Veterinary Livestock Field Operations and before that working at Irvington Stockyards, Bell has worked livestock events and schedules for years. Bell graduated from Western Kentucky in 1992 with a bachelor’s […]

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